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Hollywood, FL
A 33-year-old female asked:

I have frequent headaches and take fioricet (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) as needed but it seems to have stopped working.

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Dr. James Marx
Pain Management 49 years experience
Avoid Rebound: This can occur with repeated, as-needed dosing of your meds and worsens with time.. If your headaches have not been evaluated or are worsening you need medical evaluation. You probably need surpressive medications which can reduce how often and how severe your headaches become. See your doc to get started.
Last updated Aug 30, 2013

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